2018 Special Session I

Budget Amendments - HB5002 (Committee Approved)

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Authorize DMV to Share Gas Tax Info w Regl Authorities (language only)

Item 443 #1h

Item 443 #1h

Department of Motor Vehicles Transfer Payments


Page 388, at the beginning of line 38, insert "A."

Page 388, after line 41, insert:

"B. Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the Commissioner may divulge tax information collected pursuant to § 58.1-2291 et seq., Code of Virginia, to the executive director or designee of the Northern Virginia Transportation Commission, the Potomac and Rappahannock Transportation Commission, and the Hampton Roads Transportation Accountability Commission for their confidential use of such tax information as may be necessary to facilitate the collection of the taxes collected in the respective member jurisdictions. Any person to whom tax information is divulged pursuant to this section shall be subject to the prohibitions and penalties prescribed in § 58.1-3 as though that person were a tax official as defined in that section."


(This amendment authorizes the DMV to share gas tax collection information with the regional transportation authorities in Northern Virginia and Hampton Roads.)